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In the Youth Services area, there are books, magazines and graphic novels for all interests and reading levels. There are also DVDs and CDs that you can check out and view or listen to at home. Computers and tablets with educational games are available and there is a large selection of materials for parents and teachers. There is also an arts & create area for your child to use their imagination while visiting the library.

For younger children, a Thomas the Train Table, puppets, dramatic play area blocks, and much more await your child as they visit the children's area.

Children's Programs for all ages are presented throughout the year including a summer learning program with contests and prizes to earn.

Children's Programs During School Year

Thursdays @ 10:30 - Preschool story time, ages 3-5. Storytime focuses on pre-literacy skills to help prepare children for a love of learning through books. Children sing, dance, and have new and exciting themes each week with puppets and delightful imaginary play. After story time children create a theme related craft to take home. No registration is necessary. Please call 488-3030, ext.130 for further details.

Discovery Club

An afterschool program for children ages 7-13 to explore all aspects of STEAM including science, technology, engineering, arts (visual arts and language arts) and mathematics. Themes may vary from program to program so that STEAM club members may design and build during one program and then make arts and crafts the next. STEAM members will participate in challenges as emphasis is placed on hands on learning and problem solving skills to promote higher level thinking. Registration is required for this club. For more information, including dates and times, please call 488-3030 ext 130 or email

Creative Kids Art Club

An after school program for school age kids to learn about famous artists, explore art techniques and principles, enjoy using their imagination, and exercise their own creativity. Lessons may range from opportunities to learn specific skills to free-form creative play. Possible mediums include; painting, drawing, chalk pastels, ink pens, markers, crayons, craft supplies, and clay molding. Registration is required for this club. For more information, including dates and times, please call 488-3030 ext 130 or email

Homeschool Club

For more information about being a part of a Homeschool Club, please call 488-3030 ext 130 or email

Teen Club

For more information about Teen Club, ages 13 & up, please call 488-3030 ext 130 or email Teens matter at Marianna Black Library!